NASA wants you (yes, you) to help celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Voyager mission.
In honor of four decades of Voyager 1 — humankind’s farthest-flung spacecraft — NASA is inviting people everywhere to share an uplifting message for the spacecraft using the hashtag #MessageToVoyager.
NASA will even beam one lucky person’s #MessageToVoyager into space, according to a press release. The messages can be sent through social media, including Twitter and Facebook.
The effort is inspired by “messages of goodwill” from Voyager’s Golden Record, a disk which contains sounds and images of life on Earth which was carried aboard Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 in 1977 on their tours of the solar system’s planets. Read more…